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Fix panel hiding when calendar is open


Description Simon Steinbeiss editbugs 2014-12-07 00:51:50 CET
Currently when the calendar is shown and the panel is set to either always autohide or intelligently autohide, the panel is hidden.
Comment 1 Simon Steinbeiss editbugs 2014-12-07 00:53:38 CET
Created attachment 5807 
Fix panel hiding when calendar is open

The attached patch fixes the issue and doesn't block the panel's autohiding when the properties dialog is shown anymore (which didn't work anymore anyway, because an old panel API call was used), because no other panel plugins do that and it doesn't seem to make much sense.
Comment 2 Steve Dodier-Lazaro editbugs 2015-02-15 05:08:22 CET
I can test this at uni next week, if you want more testing.

Wouldn't there be similar issues with tasklist (in group mode), window button, clock, whiskermenu, mixer? Do they also need to call block_autohide?

Comment 3 Simon Steinbeiss editbugs 2015-02-15 17:49:31 CET
Some plugins already handle that case properly (how do you think I found out how to fix this? ;)), but to be honest I haven't tested all. So feel free and test around, the internal panel plugins *should* be fine though (might not have tested them with all options though, since you mentioned grouping...).
Comment 4 Git Bot editbugs 2020-05-23 01:22:18 CEST
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Bug #11359

Reported by:
Simon Steinbeiss
Reported on: 2014-12-07
Last modified on: 2020-05-23


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Fix panel hiding when calendar is open (2.18 KB, patch)
2014-12-07 00:53 CET , Simon Steinbeiss
no flags

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